The New York Post seems to think that the problem at Clemente Ballfield in Crotona Park in the Bronx is the hawks nesting atop floodlights. To be sure, the birds are scaring little-leaguers when they swoop down to the field during plays.
Photo Credit: wolfpix via Compfight cc Does this look like a sphere to you?
But here's the really alarming piece of this story: "'They're always there. Sometimes they confuse the kids,' she added, explaining that the birds are often the mistaken [sic] for balls."More »